Refinitiv makes ESG company scores free, rolls out ESG voice app to facilitate access to latest ESG company data
- ESG company scores transparently and objectively measure a company’s relative ESG performance.
- Companies now better able to see and provide additional data to inform their ESG scores.
- ESG Voice App enables users to interact with Refinitiv ESG data and content via voice access.
Building on its commitment to drive positive change through its data and insight, Refinitiv has announced that its ESG company scores are now available for free on Refinitiv.com. Users will also now have access to Refinitiv ESG data through the Refinitiv ESG Voice App.
Refinitiv remains committed to driving transparency around Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) information to reduce opacity in this critical area. Making ESG company scores freely available on Refinitiv’s public website enables anyone to see the ESG footprint, based on publicly disclosed data, of over 10,000 companies. For any company wanting to submit additional information there is a contributor tool to enable a fully comprehensive dataset that encourages disclosure.
The Refinitiv ESG Company Scores are designed to transparently and objectively measure a company’s relative ESG performance, commitment and effectiveness across 10 main themes, based on publicly available and auditable data. The scores are derived from Refinitiv’s database of 450+ company-level ESG measures, of which a subset of 186 of the most comparable and material data points power the overall company assessment and scoring process. The underlying measures are based on considerations around comparability, impact, data availability and industry relevance that varies across each industry group.
The Refinitiv ESG Voice App is designed to equip users with voice access through Alexa or Google-enabled smart speakers, to ask their voice assistant for the ESG score of any company in the Refinitiv ESG database. Learn how to access the Alexa Skill and Google Action at www.refinitiv.com/esg-voice.
Refinitiv ESG data is designed to help investors make sound, sustainable investment decisions, our ESG data covers 80% of global market cap and over 450 metrics.
Source: Refinitiv Press Release